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Ventura County

311 Main Road
Buidling 1
Point Mugu, CA 93042-5033

NBVC is a major aviation shore command and a Naval construction force mobilization base. NBVC provides airfield, seaport and base support services to fleet operating forces and shore activities. Offering a unique combination of mission capabilities to the Navy and the Department of Defense (DoD). NBVC and its tenants directly employ more than 19,000 personnel (military and civilian) workers and is the largest employer in Ventura County. NBVC is home to more than 80 military commands (all military branches represented).


Naval Base Ventura County

Seabee 'Hero' Efforts Recognized

Buellton, Calif. - Six Seabees, three each from the 31st Seabee Readiness Group (31st SRG) and Naval Mobile Construction Battalion THREE (NMCB 3), were recognized by City of Buellton Mayor Holly Sierra in a Proclamation of Thanks, Feb. 29, for their support in the rescue of a mother and her two children from a mangled BMW on Highway 101 Jan. 12.

Posted On : Tuesday, March 06, 2012 - 12:49:57 PM

Naval Base Ventura County Holds Change of Command Ceremony

In a ceremony described during the invocation as an “ancient and noble ritual,” Capt. Lawrence Vasquez relieved Capt. Jim McHugh as commanding officer of Naval Base Ventura County (NBVC) on Friday, Feb. 24.

Posted On : Monday, February 27, 2012 - 11:59:11 AM

Crew Escapes Aircraft Crash at Point Mugu

The three crew members aboard an Omega Air Boeing 707 tanker that crashed on the evening of May 18 from Naval Base Ventura County (NBVC) Point Mugu escaped with minor injuries.

Posted On : Thursday, May 19, 2011 - 8:52:27 AM | Tagged :

Unmanned Aircraft Completes Deployment

POINT MUGU, Calif. — The Navy’s Global Hawk Maritime Demonstration (GHMD) system successfully completed its first Navy deployment at Naval Base Ventura County (NBVC), Point Mugu. The unmanned aircraft system provides high-resolution, near real-time imagery and other sensor data for intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR), operating at 60,000 feet, much higher than any other operational unmanned aircraft.

Posted On : Monday, May 02, 2011 - 11:50:02 AM | Tagged : ,

Naval Base Ventura County Earns Consecutive SECNAV Energy Awards

POINT MUGU, Calif (NNS) -- Naval Base Ventura County (NBVC) will be presented its second consecutive Platinum Level of Achievement for the Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV) Energy and Water Management Award Oct. 6 at the Navy Memorial in Washington, D.C.

Posted On : Monday, May 02, 2011 - 11:15:08 AM | Tagged : ,